Long Island Brain Tumor Walk- Long Island
When: Saturday, September 14, 2019
Time: Event: 8am to Noon Team will be advised.
Location: Jone’s Beach Field 5 - Parking lot for Jone’s Beach Theatre, 100 Ocean Parkway, Wantagh, NY 11793
Supplies: Massage table or chair plus a personal supply list to be sent upon confirmation
Number of therapists needed: 6 Therapists for Chair massage/table
Team Leader: Please contact the CSMT Chair if you are interested in being a team leader for this event at: CSMT@amta-ny.org
Long Island Brain Tumor Walk, is an event to raise awareness and much-needed resources to fund critical brain tumor-specific programs to improve the lives of all those affected by brain tumors. Hosted by the National Brain Tumor Society, the Long Island Brain Tumor Walk offers individuals and teams a chance to honor and remember loved ones, connect with others interested in the brain tumor cause, and helps to educate the local community on the diverse needs of the brain tumor community.The National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) is a leader in the brain tumor community, bringing together the best of research and patient services. They look to be a comprehensive resource for patients, families, caregivers, researchers and medical professionals. This is a family friendly 5K walk and community day. To learn more about the NBTS go to braintumor.org
National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) unrelentingly invests in, mobilizes, and unites our community to discover a cure, deliver effective treatments, and advocate for patients and care partners. Many of our walkers are brain tumor patients and their caregivers. We appreciate the AMTA-NY Community Service Massage Tearm offering those patients and family members with a special treat of massage therapy. This is one of our most requested and appreciated benefits to our walk. We are so grateful!